Recent Fiction

Introduction to "Winds that Stir Vermillion Sands"

by Sabrina Vourvoulias

29 June 2015

"Winds that Stir Vermillion Sands" isn't a translation, but it is a translator's story. Its music is played by ear, by memory; in language acknowledged to be sacred and profane, at risk and riskier than hell.

Winds that Stir Vermillion Sands

by David Bowles

29 June 2015

"Rodrigo’s dad scraped out a living this way: hunting through what others considered junk, looking for bits and pieces that could be resold or repurposed."

Podcast: Winds that Stir Vermillion Sands

by David Bowles, read by Anaea Lay

29 June 2015

In this episode of the Strange Horizons podcast, editor Anaea Lay presents David Bowles's "Winds that Stir Vermillion Sands."

What We're Having

by Nathaniel Lee

15 June 2015

I want to do right by you, Frankie, even if I’m crazy and it means I’m wasting five bucks. I don’t want you to have cooked imaginary bacon.

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